Nissan start the production in Chennai plant which clearly indicate it will soon launch in Jan and Renault Nissan Automotive India Pvt. Ltd appoint Biju Balendran which has been appointed as the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and RNAIPL said Biju will be responsible for all the manufacturing operations of the Renault-Nissan Alliance factory at Oragadam, Chennai and for financial department Mr, Sambath Kumar has been appointed as the Chief Finance Officer (CFO) for Nissan India Operations before that He played a key role in setting up the finance function for Nissan India and Nissan said His strong financial and analytical skills will help us continue to execute our strategy in Indian market.
Nissan Kicks is available in global market which make it more special for Indian market and for Nissan because Nissan is struggling in Indian market for their shared same portfolio with Renault now Nissan change their strategy for capturing more Indian market .Kicks is based on the same Dustar and Terrano platform but its got different appearance which means its a completely new product but Nissan Kicks look whole new SUV but get Nissan new design language like its bigger brother X-Trail the front is look sleek ,front grill is shape like wide V which give it wide and bold ,at grill edge Head light are connected which is also sleek and small which feel sharp eyes like Japiness and have LED projector and LED DRLS , Side of Kicks is look like Hot hatch large wheel aches add more muscle to Kick and roof line goes straight to sloop to the rear end which feel sporty and window line are illustrate that it goes to the end the car which is look more sporty and in Rear of the Kick it get boomerang like Tail lamp and Tail gate are look lumpy and edgy which also add some character ,it also have 17inch dual tone alloy wheels which look like cheery on cake .Kick design make it is a only SUV which give straight rival to Hyundai Creta .
Kicks Interior got simple and plain design where it get 8 inch touch screen display which support Apple car play and Android Auto with phone mirroring .The whole dash board look simple and A\C unit and infotainment panel are look on unit which give it very clean dash board with jet engine like side A\C vent are look more 3d look which give it feel like its a sports car dash board with having lots of soft touch and have leather treatment which give it premium feel. Kicks also come with lots of features like first in segment 360 degree camera ,Cruise control ,Eco Mode , Ambient lighting , Hill Start Assist, Vehicle Dynamic Control ,rain sensing wiper and class leading 210 mm of ground clearance .
Nissan Kicks get same power train as Terrano but it will tune to get more refined and good in performance and it have 1.6 petrol which produce 106 ps and 1.5l Diesel engine is more popular in India so it will produce over 110 ps power but both of are connected to 5 speed manual and 6 speed manual transmission respectively and price category will start around 9.8 to 11.5 lakh . if it come in this price range which have more chance to get glory because it get larger dimension than Creta but Kicks have to be concern about engine power because it under power than Creta that’s the only point which always point out .
<div> 1.5 H4K Petrol 1.5 K9K dCi Diesel</div>
<div> 1498cc 1461cc</div>
<div>Number of cylinders</div>
<div> 4 cylinder in-line 4 cylinder in-line</div>
<div>Max. engine power</div>
<div> 106 PS @ 5600 RPM 110 PS @ 3850 RPM</div>
<div>Max. engine torque</div>
<div> 142 Nm @ 4000 RPM 240 Nm @ 1750 RPM</div>
<div> 5 Speed Manual Transmission 6 Speed Manual Transmission</div>
<div>Fuel injection system</div>
<div> Multi-point Fuel Injection Common Rail Direct Injection</div>
<div>Boot Space (L)</div>
<div> 400 400</div>
<div>Overall Length (m)</div>
<div>Overall Width (m)</div>
<div>Overall Height (m)</div>
<div>1.649-1.656 (with Roof Rail)</div>
<div>Fuel Tank Capacity (L)</div>
<div>Minimum Turning Radius (m)</div>